Senior posts 67 for two-shot lead at Allianz

Peter Senior leads the Allianz Championship by one shot heading into the final round.
Peter Senior leads the Allianz Championship by one shot heading into the final round. ( Associated Press )

Saturday, February 12, 2011

BOCA RATON, Fla. – Peter Senior shot a 67 to take a one-stroke lead after two rounds of the Allianz Championship on Saturday.

Senior was at 11-under 133 after a blustery day in South Florida at the Champions Tour event.

He trailed Rod Spittle for most of the day, but birdied the par-5 18th to grab the lead. Spittle bogeyed the 18th to finish with a 67 and a total of 10-under 134. Tom Lehman was tied for second after shooting a 69.

Hale Irwin (68) was tied with Russ Cochran (67) for fourth place at 8 under through two rounds.

Jay Don Blake, Friday’s leader at 8-under, dropped back to 7 under and is tied for seventh after two rounds.

Defending champion Bernhard Langer shot a 72 on Saturday and was seven strokes back.

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